News Flash: Contests, Revisions & other Debut Author Fun!

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Congratulations to Ryan Kincade, winner of MARY: THE SUMMONING by author Hillary Monahan! Check back next Sunday for this week’s winner of a copy of Linda Gray Sexton’s BESPOTTED…     From the 2015 Debs: Colleen Oakley‘s debut BEFORE I GO was selected this week as a January 2015 Indie Next List pick by independent booksellers! Also, GoodReads is giving away 30 advanced copies. Enter to win it before you…


News Flash: Contests, Copy Edits, and Life as Debut Authors!

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Congratulations to Kellyn McGee, winner of THE MOMENT OF EVERYTHING by our very own Deb, Shelly King! Check back next Sunday for this week’s winner of a copy of Hillary Monahan‘s debut novel, MARY: THE SUMMONING…     From the 2015 Debs: Colleen Oakley is busy working on her tour events for BEFORE I GO. A few stops are posted here, with many more to come! And the countdown is ON…


Guest Saturday: Perseverance and Snake Wrangling with Hillary Monahan

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Stopping by The Ball this week is the frightfully talented Hillary Monahan, debut author of the scary YA novel MARY: THE SUMMONING. The book explores the urban myth of Bloody Mary, making her less myth and more vengeful specter. As I’m a full blown coward when it comes to horror of any kind (I was particularly scarred by the Bloody Mary story in fourth grade and removed all mirrors from my bedroom…